Correspondence and cutting related to fire safety and electricity at the Savoy buildings, 1881-1900

Scope and Content

File contains:

  • Article from The Electrical Times on the use of electric light at the Savoy Theatre, 1881.
  • Letter to D'Oyly Carte from the London Fire Brigade regarding the low fire risks at Savoy Mansions, 17 Feb 1888.
  • Original letters (and copies) between D'Oyly Carte and the London County Council regarding fire escapes and blocked gangways at the Savoy Theatre, 1900.